"The knowledge that makes us cherish innocence makes innocence unattainable."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."Irving Howe on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."Irving Howe on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."Irving Howe on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."Irving Howe on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."Irving Howe on William Shakespeare
"Imagination is not something apart and hermetic, not a way of leaving reality behind it is a way of engaging reality."